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Posted May 19, 2015 by

Why You Should Go Back To School–At Any Age

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Portrait of a college student in adult education class. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Many individuals believe that they should stop studying when they have found a career field that they enjoy and have secured a good job. However, an undergraduate degree may not be enough to take someone to the highest levels in their field, and many people find that their best option is to continue on with their education. There are a number of reasons why successful people decide to go back to school at any age. (more…)

Posted December 01, 2014 by

Why the Holidays Are a Smart Time to Search for Jobs

Modern Santa Claus. Cheerful Santa Claus working on laptop and smiling while sitting at his chair with fireplace and Christmas Tree in the background

Modern Santa Claus. Cheerful Santa Claus working on laptop and smiling while sitting at his chair with fireplace and Christmas Tree in the background. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

Job hunting can be stressful during the holiday season. Between parties, family gatherings and other personal commitments, it’s hard to stay focused on finding a job. If you’re like many job seekers, you’ve probably put your search on hold until after the New Year. After all, employers aren’t hiring during the holiday season, right? Wrong.

The holiday season is actually a smart time to search for a job. In fact, more than two-thirds of employers have more openings available during the months of November and December.

Here are a few more reasons why you should continue job searching during the holidays: (more…)

Posted November 06, 2014 by

Developing a good resume objective in two simple steps

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Part of modern resume close-up. Blue tint with shallow DOF. Tilt view. Photo courtesy of Shutterstock.

First, writing your resume objective is less about stating your resume objective and more about showing your employer, what you can give if you are hired, just like the rest of your resume. Forget about the overused and meaningless “seeking for a challenging career opportunity within a futuristic company” or the more self-involved “looking for a creative and fun position within a company that will allow me to exercise my creativity”. Who wouldn’t want that? (more…)

Posted August 18, 2014 by

Wondering If an Entry Level Job is Right for You? 8 Factors to Consider

Before you accept an entry level job offer, be sure you know what you’re getting into.  In the following post, learn eight factors you should consider first.

When you’ve been job hunting for ages, you may be tempted to accept the first offer you get — even if you sense it’s probably a bad fit. In a tough economy, you may feel lucky to have even been offered a position. But sometimes, it’s better to

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Posted January 02, 2014 by

Tired of Your Entry Level Job? 7 Steps to Take on a Career Change

If things just aren’t working out on your current entry level job and you want to make a move, consider seven steps for career transition in the following post.

It’s the start of a new year. This is the time of year for starting fresh, and for making changes. Maybe you want to change your career. You’ve decided you want a career that’s a better fit for who you are—today. Changing careers is an exciting step for your future. But if you

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Posted August 09, 2013 by

Interested in IT Entry Level Jobs? Information for Your Job Search

Recent graduates who want to learn more about entry level jobs in information technology can do so in the following post.

There are many basic characteristics present in all entry level information technology jobs. Being armed with what characteristics to look for will give you the best chances of success,

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Posted May 21, 2013 by

Tired of Your Entry Level Job? Remember 10 Tips to Keep Your Sanity During Career Transition

Are you thinking about leaving your entry level job?  While a career transition might seem a little scary, it is possible to keep your sanity in the process by remembering 10 tips in the following post.

Changing careers could drive anyone out of their mind. With all the uncertainty, stress and fear that come with the territory, you might be tempted to stay in a less-than-stellar job. But here’s the good news: you can take the leap to a better gig without having your head explode

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10 Tips for Changing Careers Without Losing Your Mind

Posted May 07, 2013 by

Looking for a New Entry Level Job in a Different Career

While your entry level job may have seemed ideal at first, you may be ready for a different career path.  In the following post, learn what to consider during this transition.

Use your talent to serve the American public! The IRS has a variety of career opportunities and is seeking bright people like you. Learn more here: http://jobs.irs.gov. Many of us are working jobs we don’t like. What’s worse, many people fall into the trap of staying in these ill-fitting positions or industries for years,

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How to Change Careers Even If You Think It’s Too Late

Posted April 03, 2013 by

10 High-Paying Entry-Level Jobs To Consider

The following post features 10 entry level jobs that offer good salaries.

Are you a recent college graduate? Are you in the midst of changing careers? Believe it or not, there are some high-paying jobs out there with your name on it, and you don’t have to be experienced in these fields to snag ’em!

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Posted January 30, 2013 by

Job Transition Tips And Advice

CollegeRecruiter.comIf you believe that the time has come to change your job, it is important to go forward with determination and a clear vision. It is natural to start to feeling stuck in a rut when having been employed in the same position for a prolonged amount of time. Although the economy may not appear so buoyant as it once was, there are still ample employment opportunities available for suitable candidates. Before you hand in your resignation notice, it would be in your interest to familiarize yourself with advice in relation to undertaking a job transition. (more…)